About us

In over 50 countries around the world, the Sri Chinmoy Centre serves the community by giving free meditation classes, concerts, athletic and cultural events with the aim of uplifting the human spirit. Read more »

Sri Chinmoy

The Centre draws its inspiration from our teacher, Sri Chinmoy, whose life was an expression of the unbounded potential we all have within ourselves. Read more »


Meditation is a core part of our lives, and the Centre organises free meditation classes in over 50 countries around the world. Read more »

Our Members

Sri Chinmoy's students come from all walks of life, and aim to combine a deep and rich inner life of meditation, with a dynamic outer life where they can serve the world.  Read more »

Free meditation classes

Sri Chinmoy believed that inner peace and happiness was everyone's birthright, so at his request we offer free meditation classes in over 300 cities.

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Our service

Besides being a home for its members to meet for meditation and spiritual activity, the Sri Chinmoy Centre also serves the wider world in many ways.

concerts.jpgMusic & Concerts

Soulful music is one of the easiest paths to inner peace; we give many concerts including the international Songs of the Soul series. More...

sports.jpgSport & Athletics

Many of Sri Chinmoy's students love to challenge themselves through athletics, and organise athletic events for the public. More...


In many cities, Sri Chinmoy's students have opened up restaurants, cafes and other enterprises - oases of peace in a busy world. More...

whr.jpgRunning for Peace

A torch relay founded by Sri Chinmoy that travels to over 80 countries spreading the message of peace and oneness. More...

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As part of the Oneness-Heart Tears and Smiles initiative, we partner with other groups to serve people in less advantaged countries. More....

Around the world

Visit some of our 200 member websites and read about their spiritual experiences, stories and insights…

5 September 2014

Songs of the Soul NY

Recently, a Songs of the Soul Concert was offered at the Skirball Centre, New York to celebrate the life and music of Sri Chinmoy.

1 September 2014

World record flower garland

August 27th marked the 83rd birth anniversary of Sri Chinmoy; this year 2014 also marks the 50th anniversary since Sri Chinmoy’s arrival in the West in April 1964.

Suprabha holds the unique distinction of completing the 3100 Mile Self-Transcendence race - the world's longest certified road race - 13 years in a row.

Sadanand Magee

Dublin, IE

Sadanand plays all kinds of percussion instruments, especially the Indian tablas. He travels to more than 15 countries a year to play meditative music, mainly as part of the Songs of the Soul concert series.

Source: Radio Sri Chinmoy

A live performance in Aveiro, Portugal in 2010, alongside Kanala Auer from Vienna on sitar.

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Sushumna Plumbly

by Suswara Payne from Bristol, GB

Sushumna first established the London Centre in 1971, and has continuosly inspired  many people through meditation classes, magazine articles and other ways. The following is an extract from her book "Things My Guru Taught Me".

Music and Religion

by Sumangali Morhall from York, GB

A Rhyming Play Based On Sri Chinmoy's Writings

Books by Members of Sri Chinmoy Centre

by Tejvan Pettinger from Oxford, GB

A selection of books written by members of the Sri Chinmoy Centre. Baker, Kalatit 'Eat My Dust, Martin Luther' - A collection of 96 Essays on Modern Spirituality and New American Mysticism by Kalatit...

Padmasini Guillet

Se ressourcer

by Padmasini Guillet from Montpellier, FR




by Lotika from Moscow, RU


Ashish Zubaty

Koncert v New Yorku

by Ashish Zubaty from Zlin, CZ

Koncert Songs of the Soul (15. duben 2014)


A periodical collection of reflective essays contributed by Sri Chinmoy's students, each exploring a different theme. View some of our recent editions...

Stories by our members

  • the spiritual search that led us to the Sri Chinmoy Centre
  • Inner growth and fulfillment on our path of self discovery
  • Profound experiences with our teacher, Sri Chinmoy.

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  • Online meditation course

    A practical four-week tutorial created by our New Zealand members. Get started »

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